Mid-19th century Paperweight with micromosaic.
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Mid-19th century Paperweight with micromosaic.
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The cartouche-form Belgian black marble slab set with a central reserve depicting St. Peter's Square, surrounded by four further reserves depicting the Pantheon, the Coliseum, the Temple of Vesta and the Forum. This type of paperweight with micromosaic was very popular starting from the beginning of the 19th century, brought back by travelers of the Grand Tour.
L: 6.88in. (17.5 cm) / l : 4.72in. (12cm) / H : 0.59in. (1.5 cm).
Few some chips.
REF:8188.
Price: 3550€
 


Mid-19th century Paperweight with micromosaic.